This article showcases our top picks for the best Finland based Venture Capital companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Venture Capital industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Finland Venture Capital Companies
CapMan is a leading Nordic private assets management and investment company. They have built value in unlisted businesses, real estate and infrastructure for 30 years.
They serve investors in the private assets class on a broad scale. Their roots are Nordic but their handprint and their networks are international.
At CapMan, they build better organised, managed, and financially stable companies, because this contributes to overall economic well-being. More jobs and innovations equal better conditions for the society.
Similarly, they invest in real estate and infrastructure, because they believe that functional high-quality environments and utilities are cornerstones for functioning societies.. .
Frontier offers consulting and seed accelerator services to businesses. It operates as two divisions: Frontier Consulting and Frontier Seed Accelerator.
Frontier Consulting helps clients enter and grow businesses in the emerging markets in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. It has helped over 100 companies.
Frontier Seed Accelerator invests in several early-stage technology companies and helps them with international growth, sales, and business development. Frontier was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland with offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Riyadh, Singapore, Moscow, Adelaide, New York, and Stockholm..
Norvestia Growth Equity
Norvestia Oyj is a Finland-based company active within the investment sector. The Company primarily invests in listed Nordic shares, equity funds, hedge funds, bonds, in the money market and in industrial investments.
Its strategy is twofold and consists of market and industrial investments, with the emphasis differing according to market circumstances. The Company’s portfolio includes listed shares of such companies as Fortum Corporation, Elisa Corporation, Norkia Corporation, Nordea Bank AB, Sampo Plc, and UPM-Kymmene Corporation..
Sievi Capital plc is listed on the stock exchange (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki), an investment company whose mission is to manage the company’s assets efficiently and risk diversification. The primary objective is to make capital investments in industrial companies, which acquired sufficient, enabling active Board work, the holding.
Scanfil plc will in addition to financial investments mm. shares, corporate bonds and other fixed-income investments..
Startup Sauna is an accelerator focusing on raising the valuation of seed-stage startups. The accelerator provides hands-on help with fundamentals, achieving investment readiness and meetings with investors and potential customers.
Startup Sauna is a brand for an international community of entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts who want to give back to the ecosystem. Hence the accelerator is zero-equity.
The community has been accelerating founders since 2010.. .
Rating.VC is a big data startup analytics tool that uses all available information to discover and evaluate new promising companies. It listens to all sources about new startups (media, competitions, accelerators, directories, etc), collects all information about it’s traction, team, market, fundraising, then structures it and makes it searchable.
Above all they benchmark startups with their competitors and compare with data about succesful startups, generating different scores that measure it’s chances to succeed. It allows to provide value to both founders and investors to help them make right decisions and never miss great opportunity.
Their first version allows founders to check their team fundability (like Klout for startups) and allows investors to order custom searches for startup they need. For now their database includes information about 200 000+ startups and growing..
We cover mobile and web, services and technology, b-to-b and b-to-c. But, we do not invest in games.
Our business is our passion: we love creating and building new services and products around BIG opportunities. As a result, KoppiCatch works with large corporations on new businesses but is also a co-founder in 5 startups.
And more is coming. Grow with us – we accelerate startups and growth.
KoppiCatch acceleration model brings our portfolio companies with hands-on-involvement and execution to the product development, go-to-market phase, fund raising and growth strategy.. .
Finnish Venture Capital Association
The Finnish Venture Capital Association (FVCA) to promote the venture capital operating in Finland, as well as to protect the interests the private equity industry. The association has 47 ordinary members, who are Finland, the private equity activities of companies.
Associate entities that would otherwise affect the venture capital industry, the association has 49.. .
We partner with the best-in-class startups from around the world to transform tomorrow’s industries. Combient Foundry brings together leading industrial companies, most innovative technology startups, and in-depth industry expertise to co-create financially sound new services and solutions and to form long-term business partnerships.
The 30 Combient companies, which operate in a variety of industries ranging from aerospace and defense to pulp and paper, from manufacturing to financial services, form a unique market opportunity of more than $160B.. .
Nordic Venture Family
Our mission is to streamline the game of starting up. We believe in the law of averages and keep our heads above the surface by working more efficiently than anyone else.
Starts are about assessing potential, not stage. Assessing potential is about finding the waves.
We identify validated business models that focus on solving monetizable paint points in specific domains. We quickly build companies for these business models using highly standardized and optimized processes and then scale these companies to a leading position in selected markets.
What we do – is real life. It’s measurable..
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